YA Discovery Contest

November 21, 2013

Have an idea for a YA novel? Have a finished manuscript, but you’re not sure how to craft a pitch? Here’s a chance to get it seen.

In honor of NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month), Serendipity Literary Agency and Sourcebooks Inc. have teamed up to host their 5th annual Young Adult Novel Discovery Contest. All you have to do is submit your first 250 words. Top prizes for winning entries range from a 10-week writing course, collection of teas and opportunity to submit to agent Regina Brooks to a pitch session with Brooks and feedback from editors.

The deadline is November 30.

Details here.

28 Days Later, 2014 Nominations closed

November 8, 2013

Thank you for your participation in our 28 Days Later nomination process. At this point, we will gather names that you submitted, as well as toss in our own. Please look for our announcement of the 28 Days Later, 2014 honorees towards the end of this year.

Thanks again.

The Brown Bookshelf Team